CEO, Member of Board of Directors
Tanyer Sönmezer trained in mechanical engineering at MIDDLE EAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY, but he never practiced his profession. After receiving an MBA and a master’s degree in marketing, he attended several training programs, such as “Effective Management of Boards of Directors” at HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL, “Leadership” at the OXFORD LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE, “Innovation” at MIT, “Change Management, Design Thinking” at STANFORD and “Making Innovation Happen” at LONDON BUSINESS SCHOOL. However, he is a CONSULTANT who has learned about life working at an AMUSEMENT PARK.
His roles as chef, magician, pilot, photographer, and conference speaker aside, he prefers to be an ordinary HERO for those he loves. Sönmezer is the Shareholder and Senior Partner of the Management Centre Türkiye (MCT) Group, which he served as CEO for many years consults to all most admired companies of Turkey .
He wrote two best-selling books: “Yöneticinin Sırt Çantası” (Backpack of a Manager) and “Yöneticinin Beslenme Çantası” (Lunch Box of a Manager).